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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for December 8th

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Here are three stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, December 8th:

BCB Bancorp, Inc. (BCBP): This bank holding company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings advancing 10.8% over the last 60 days.

BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NJ) Price and Consensus

BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NJ) Price and Consensus | BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NJ) Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 3.80%, compared with the industry average of 1.41%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 4.56%.

BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NJ) Dividend Yield (TTM)

BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NJ) Dividend Yield (TTM)

BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NJ) dividend-yield-ttm | BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NJ) Quote

Statoil ASA (STO): This energy company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 15.9% over the last 60 days.

Statoil ASA Price and Consensus

Statoil ASA Price and Consensus | Statoil ASA Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 2.71%, compared with the industry average of 2.51%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 4.44%.

Statoil ASA Dividend Yield (TTM)

Statoil ASA Dividend Yield (TTM)

Statoil ASA dividend-yield-ttm | Statoil ASA Quote

Meredith Corporation (MDP): This diversified media company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings advancing 1.2% over the last 60 days.

Meredith Corporation Price and Consensus

Meredith Corporation Price and Consensus | Meredith Corporation Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 2.92%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 3.74%.

Meredith Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

Meredith Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

Meredith Corporation dividend-yield-ttm | Meredith Corporation Quote

Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. (ABR): This specialized real estate finance company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 8.7% over the last 60 days.

Arbor Realty Trust Price and Consensus

Arbor Realty Trust Price and Consensus | Arbor Realty Trust Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 2.71%, compared with the industry average of 2.51%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 4.44%

Arbor Realty Trust Dividend Yield (TTM)

Arbor Realty Trust Dividend Yield (TTM)

Arbor Realty Trust dividend-yield-ttm | Arbor Realty Trust Quote

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